However, several other measures are taken on the part of the government to prevent the spread of COVID 19. Of all the prevention measures, social distancing proved to be difficult due to social attachment in society. It banned all trans-regional public transportation to and from the region except to return University students to the region from different parts of Ethiopia. Benishangul Gumuz regional state, in the western part of the country, similarly banned inter-regional public transportation services. Unlike the case a week or so ago, COVID 19 is not confined to the capital Addis Ababa.
Source: Ethiopian News March 31, 2020 02:48 UTC